From the McDonald Garden Center Blog

3 Ways to Elevate Your Culinary Creations with Pansies

When we all think of pansies, we think of the colorful fall and winter blooms that adorn the garden beds and planters of your neighborhood. But have you thought about putting pansies into your culinary creations? These vibrant and edible flowers can elevate both the visual appeal and flavor of your dishes and cocktails. In this blog, we'll explore three creative recipes that showcase how to use pansies to transform your culinary creations into works of art.  

7 Best Ways to Use Pansies this Fall

Pansies are one of the toughest and most beautiful annuals that we carry here at the garden center. Year after year, there is no getting tired of them, with new varieties that come out, the wide range of colors, and their versatility in the garden. But is there really only one way to plant pansies? Of course not! Pansies can be used in a variety of ways to make your fall even more fabulous.  

What's your Pansy Horoscope?

Pansies are such a perfect companion for fall containers, landscapes, and all types of porch and patio decor. With so many varieties available at the garden center, it is close to impossible to make a decision on what the perfect color or combination is best for your fall look this year. What does your horoscope tell you? Should you go bold today? Maybe a softer look will fit your theme better? 

It's all about Pansies!

Lucky for us gardeners, planting isn't just a spring activity. Your gardening season doesn't have to be over in the fall. Pansies are a great way to extend your blooms into cold weather.